Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 217 242 251
Rank change year-on-year +25 +9 +133
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 132 92 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.24% 0.89% 0.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.80% 4.33% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 130 84 62
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.00% -26.47%
10th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £45,125
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,875 £97,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +20.83% -20.00%

PaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,749 2,125 1,492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.77% 20.49% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2,512 1,937 1,358
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +6.84% +6.36%
10th Percentile £34,300 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £91,250 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PaaS in the City of London.

Salary trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in the City of London over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 79 (59.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (50.76%) SaaS
3 51 (38.64%) DevOps
4 46 (34.85%) Microsoft
4 46 (34.85%) Active Directory
5 43 (32.58%) IaaS
6 41 (31.06%) Finance
7 32 (24.24%) Windows
8 31 (23.48%) REST
9 30 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
9 30 (22.73%) PowerShell
10 29 (21.97%) Oracle
10 29 (21.97%) Microservices
11 28 (21.21%) Red Hat
12 26 (19.70%) SOAP
13 25 (18.94%) JSON
14 24 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (17.42%) Apigee
16 20 (15.15%) Boomi
16 20 (15.15%) API Design
16 20 (15.15%) TIBCO
16 20 (15.15%) Axway
16 20 (15.15%) Mule
17 19 (14.39%) Project Management
17 19 (14.39%) Continuous Improvement
18 18 (13.64%) Docker
18 18 (13.64%) Data Centre
18 18 (13.64%) Linux
19 17 (12.88%) Continuous Delivery
19 17 (12.88%) Hybrid Cloud

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (15.15%) Mule
2 14 (10.61%) IIS
3 4 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.27%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.52%) Confluence
5 2 (1.52%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.52%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (11.36%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.52%) Maya
2 2 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 79 (59.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (50.76%) SaaS
3 43 (32.58%) IaaS
4 30 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (17.42%) Apigee
6 20 (15.15%) Boomi
7 11 (8.33%) Serverless
8 8 (6.06%) Office 365
9 7 (5.30%) Azure Machine Learning
9 7 (5.30%) OpenShift
10 4 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (3.03%) Azure Data Factory
10 4 (3.03%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (3.03%) Oracle CX
11 3 (2.27%) Azure Functions
11 3 (2.27%) Data Lake Analytics
12 2 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.76%) GitHub
13 1 (0.76%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.85%) DNS
1 13 (9.85%) Firewall
1 13 (9.85%) Unified Communications
2 6 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (4.55%) VPN
3 4 (3.03%) DHCP
3 4 (3.03%) Network Security
3 4 (3.03%) SAN
4 3 (2.27%) AMQP
4 3 (2.27%) VLAN
5 2 (1.52%) Internet
5 2 (1.52%) MPLS
5 2 (1.52%) PBX
5 2 (1.52%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (1.52%) SSL
5 2 (1.52%) VPLS
6 1 (0.76%) HTTP
6 1 (0.76%) LAN
6 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.58%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (6.06%) Cosmos DB
3 8 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.30%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (4.55%) Power BI
6 5 (3.79%) Data Lake
6 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.03%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (2.27%) Big Data
8 3 (2.27%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.27%) MySQL
8 3 (2.27%) Redis
9 2 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.52%) Blockchain
9 2 (1.52%) Geospatial Data
9 2 (1.52%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (6.82%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.30%) JIRA
2 7 (5.30%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.27%) Bitbucket
4 3 (2.27%) Spock
5 2 (1.52%) Artifactory
5 2 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (31.06%) Finance
2 5 (3.79%) Advertising
3 2 (1.52%) Banking
3 2 (1.52%) Law
3 2 (1.52%) Publishing
3 2 (1.52%) Retail
4 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (28.79%) Architect
2 23 (17.42%) Consultant
3 20 (15.15%) Cloud Architect
4 19 (14.39%) DevOps Engineer
5 18 (13.64%) Integration Architect
6 16 (12.12%) Enterprise Architect
7 14 (10.61%) Developer
8 13 (9.85%) Programme Manager
9 12 (9.09%) Azure Consultant
9 12 (9.09%) Enterprise Integration Architect
10 11 (8.33%) Azure Architect
11 9 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (6.06%) Platform Engineer
13 7 (5.30%) Senior Consultant
14 6 (4.55%) Azure Engineer
15 5 (3.79%) Analyst
15 5 (3.79%) Azure Developer
15 5 (3.79%) Cloud Consultant
15 5 (3.79%) Integration Developer
15 5 (3.79%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (23.48%) REST
2 26 (19.70%) SOAP
3 25 (18.94%) JSON
4 13 (9.85%) Web Services
5 11 (8.33%) .NET
6 6 (4.55%) Spring
7 4 (3.03%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.03%) HTML
7 4 (3.03%) J2EE
7 4 (3.03%) Node.js
7 4 (3.03%) Oracle ADF
7 4 (3.03%) Spring MVC
8 3 (2.27%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (1.52%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (1.52%) GeoJSON
9 2 (1.52%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.52%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (1.52%) Spring Boot
9 2 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 17 (12.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (6.06%) Public Cloud
4 6 (4.55%) Private Cloud
5 4 (3.03%) Fintech
5 4 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.03%) PKI
6 3 (2.27%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.52%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.52%) Clustering
7 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.52%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.76%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.24%) Windows
2 18 (13.64%) Linux
3 17 (12.88%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.79%) Unix
4 5 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.03%) Windows 10
5 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.52%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.76%) Debian
7 1 (0.76%) Fedora
7 1 (0.76%) MVS
7 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.64%) DevOps
2 29 (21.97%) Microservices
3 24 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (15.15%) API Design
5 19 (14.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (14.39%) Project Management
6 17 (12.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (9.09%) Machine Learning
9 11 (8.33%) TDD
10 10 (7.58%) Analytics
10 10 (7.58%) Data Science
11 9 (6.82%) BDD
11 9 (6.82%) Information Security
11 9 (6.82%) Load Balancing
11 9 (6.82%) Migration
12 8 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
13 7 (5.30%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.73%) PowerShell
2 14 (10.61%) Java
3 12 (9.09%) C#
3 12 (9.09%) SQL
4 11 (8.33%) Python
5 9 (6.82%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.27%) Ruby
7 2 (1.52%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.52%) Java 8
7 2 (1.52%) Perl
7 2 (1.52%) PHP
8 1 (0.76%) Go
Qualifications
1 11 (8.33%) Degree
2 4 (3.03%) CISSP
2 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.27%) AWS Certification
3 3 (2.27%) MCSE
4 2 (1.52%) CISM
5 1 (0.76%) CCDA
5 1 (0.76%) CCDP
5 1 (0.76%) CCIE
5 1 (0.76%) CCNA
5 1 (0.76%) CCNP
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.76%) COBIT
2 1 (0.76%) GDPR
2 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 46 (34.85%) Active Directory
2 18 (13.64%) Docker
3 8 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.30%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.76%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.76%) Xen
6 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 9 (6.82%) Ansible
3 6 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.55%) Puppet
4 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.52%) Salt
4 2 (1.52%) SCOM
5 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.76%) Mesos
5 1 (0.76%) Nessus
5 1 (0.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 46 (34.85%) Microsoft
2 29 (21.97%) Oracle
3 28 (21.21%) Red Hat
4 20 (15.15%) Axway
4 20 (15.15%) TIBCO
5 12 (9.09%) VMware
6 4 (3.03%) Databricks
7 3 (2.27%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.27%) Cisco
7 3 (2.27%) Citrix
7 3 (2.27%) Google
7 3 (2.27%) Splunk
8 2 (1.52%) HP
9 1 (0.76%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.76%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.76%) Juniper
9 1 (0.76%) McAfee
9 1 (0.76%) NetApp
9 1 (0.76%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (0.76%) Zerto